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by Eugene
Tue Nov 08, 2016 11:16 pm
Forum: Painting Community
Topic: Hipster Painters and Artisan Paints
Replies: 1
Views: 14249

Re: Hipster Painters and Artisan Paints

Can I have a soy decaf coconut primer, followed with 1 coat of cold-drip epoxy......
by Eugene
Tue Nov 08, 2016 11:14 pm
Forum: Product Review
Topic: Heat Reflective Paint - Thoughts???
Replies: 0
Views: 19375

Heat Reflective Paint - Thoughts???

Has anyone used heat reflective paints? I have come across Shieldcoat's Thermobond Heat Reflective Paint (also known as HRC). Here is a little quote from the manufacturer about the product: It's the ultimate surface coating that will not only give you the best-looking roof in the street, it will hel...
by Eugene
Thu Feb 25, 2016 12:19 am
Forum: Painting Community
Topic: Best painter cartoons/memes
Replies: 1
Views: 8826

Best painter cartoons/memes

Just wanted to start a new thread of some of the best painter cartoons and memes. Hope you like them, please add any good ones you find http://wanna-joke.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/funny-picture0paint-roller.jpg https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/26/a3/a7/26a3a7b6057afe0ee372b8bb419c7325....
by Eugene
Wed Feb 24, 2016 5:58 am
Forum: Marketing
Topic: Marketing Differences Between House and Commercial Painting
Replies: 0
Views: 13030

Marketing Differences Between House and Commercial Painting

So we all recognise that in order to run a successful painting business, you need good marketing and advertising skills. So I thought I could just share something that I came across recently that other business owners on here might be interested in. House Painting vs Commercial Painting - What shoul...
by Eugene
Tue Jan 19, 2016 5:25 am
Forum: Business, Marketing and Sales
Topic: What apps do you use?
Replies: 0
Views: 15448

What apps do you use?

So do you have any good apps that you are using? Here are two that I thought are worth looking into - Tradiepad - App for tradies So this is a full business management solution utilising several apps, designed for tradies. It manages everything that you need to run your business, from creating invoi...
by Eugene
Tue Jan 19, 2016 5:14 am
Forum: Trouble-shooting
Topic: Getting Paint Out Of Rugs
Replies: 5
Views: 18724

Re: Getting Paint Out Of Rugs

Livos wrote:An eco friendly solvent made from natural plant based ingredients is the Livos brand Svalos #222, great for cleaning up painting tools and thinning, for carpet I would certainly recommend a test spot in an inconspicuous spot first.
Great tip Livos, thanks for sharing.
by Eugene
Wed Nov 25, 2015 3:21 am
Forum: Business, Marketing and Sales
Topic: WHS Documentation
Replies: 0
Views: 16704

WHS Documentation

Ok, so after doing a bit of research on WHS in regards to painting I thought I would share my findings on here. So of course, the best resource I found was at -http://www.painters.edu.au/Business-Development/Workplace-Health-and-Safety.htm Specifically, the best parts are: Working Safely at Heights ...
by Eugene
Wed Nov 25, 2015 3:10 am
Forum: Painting Community
Topic: Paint everything but the walls....
Replies: 0
Views: 12544

Paint everything but the walls....

Just thought I should share this guide that was pretty big on Mashable the other day.

http://mashable.com/2015/11/19/creative-paint-projects/

Maybe there is a market for offering planter painting services haha
by Eugene
Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:34 am
Forum: Tool Review
Topic: Fein 14.4v Multimaster
Replies: 0
Views: 10489

Fein 14.4v Multimaster

Here is review I did for Fein 14.4v Multimaster recently. In case you are wondering it was meant to be a general review, and not a "tradesman's" review, hence the simplicity. http://www.justtools.com.au/images-2/AFMM14-1.jpg The Fien Multimaster is a little bit hard to review. To illustrate, imagine...
by Eugene
Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:51 am
Forum: Trouble-shooting
Topic: Getting Paint Out Of Rugs
Replies: 5
Views: 18724

Getting Paint Out Of Rugs

The five p's should stop this problem before it starts: Prior Preparation Prevents Poor Performance. But if you do spill paint on an antique, Persian or Oriental rug what should you do? http://www.thetoddanderinfavoritefive.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/paint-spill-on-carpet.jpg This is from Syd...